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North Edinburgh Arts Centre

Gallery
Lothian
About 0.4 miles away

Lauriston Castle

Castle or defences
Lothian
About 0.8 miles away
When you step inside Lauriston Castle you see it just as it was in 1926 when it was left to the nation by the last private owner [...]

Edinburgh Zoo

Animals and wildlife
Lothian
About 1.5 miles away
Edinburgh Zoo is part of the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland a registered charity The aim is to inspire and excite our visitors with the [...]

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art (National Galleries of Scotland)

Gallery
Lothian
About 1.6 miles away
Set in extensive parkland the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art lies to the west of Edinburgh s City Centre on Belford Road The Gallery first [...]

Scottish Rugby Union Library & Stadium Tours

Library
Midlothian
About 1.9 miles away
Join our knowledgable guides on a tour around Murrayfield the home of Scottish Rugby Your visit includes the Royal Box pitchside tunnel and dressing rooms [...]

Scottish Printing Archival Trust

Industrial heritage site
Lothian
About 2 miles away
Androw Myllar and his partner Walter Chepman set up their press in Edinburgh in 1507 and their first prints are dated 1508 Much has changed since then [...]

Inverleith House

Gallery
Lothian
About 2 miles away
Inverleith House runs an award winning programme of five temporary exhibitions per year uniquely spanning the visual arts and botanical science and supports the creation of new [...]

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Open space, park or garden
City of Edinburgh
About 2 miles away
Whether you know us as the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh the National Botanic Gardens of Scotland or simply as The Botanics this site is [...]

Corstorphine Dovecot

Edinburgh and the Lothians
About 2.1 miles away
A large circular ‘beehive’ dovecot in a good state of preservation with nesting boxes complete.

Georgian House

Edinburgh & The Lothians
About 2.1 miles away
The north side of Charlotte Square is Robert Adam s masterpiece of urban architecture The Georgian House is delightfully furnished as it would have been around 1796 [...]

Eagle Rock, Cramond

Edinburgh and the Lothians
About 2.3 miles away
A much defaced carving on natural rock said to represent an eagle Near the Drum Sands within the Firth of Forth an internationally important site for [...]

Traverse Theatre

Gallery
Lothian
About 2.4 miles away
Now in its 40th year, Edinburgh's Traverse Theatre is Scotland's new writing theatre, with a record of excellence since 1963. Also showing exhibitions.

Royal Scots Regimental Museum

Museum
Lothian
About 2.5 miles away

Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh and the Lothians
About 2.5 miles away
Sited on top of an extinct volcano gaining stunning views across City of Edinburgh the castle has witnessed many of the defining events of Scottish history [...]

National War Museum Scotland

Museum
Midlothian
About 2.6 miles away
War and military service have touched the lives of countless Scots leaving their mark on Scotland s history image and reputation abroad Here in the [...]

National Gallery Of Scotland (National Galleries Of Scotland)

Gallery
Lothian
About 2.6 miles away

Royal Scottish Academy

Gallery
Lothian
About 2.6 miles away

Newhaven Heritage Museum

Museum
Lothian
About 2.6 miles away
Newhaven Heritage Museum is now closed

Museum of Fire

Museum
Lothian
About 2.7 miles away
The Museum of Fire tells the history of the oldest municipal fire brigade in the United Kingdom formed in 1824 Housed in the historic Fire and Rescue [...]

Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop

Gallery
Midlothian
About 2.7 miles away
Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop was set up in 1987 by a group of sculptors to provide workspace and support for artists and to promote access to sculpture and visual arts [...]

Scott Monument

Landmark building
Lothian
About 2.7 miles away
Following the death of Sir Walter Scott on 21st september 1832 there was a widespread feeling in Edinburgh that a monument should be erected to his memory [...]

Camera Obscura & World Of Illusions

Museum
Lothian
About 2.7 miles away
Come and play at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions The Camera Obscura gives an amazing live moving panorama of the city of Edinburgh Spy on passers [...]

The Museum on the Mound

Museum
Lothian
About 2.7 miles away
Money... and so much more.Treasures from the HBOS collections.

Gladstone's Land

Edinburgh & The Lothians
About 2.7 miles away
Gladstone s Land was the home of a prosperous Edinburgh merchant in the 17th century It is decorated and furnished with great authenticity to give visitors an impression [...]

Writers' Museum

Museum
Lothian
About 2.7 miles away
Visitors can see portraits rare books and personal objects including Burns writing desk the printing press on which Scott s Waverley Novels [...]

The Writers' Museum

Museum
Lothian
About 2.8 miles away
The house in which this museum is situated takes its name from the Countess of Stair who owned it in the early 18th century The Writers [...]

National Archives of Scotland

Archive
City of Edinburgh
About 2.8 miles away

Edinburgh Dungeon

Amusement or theme park
Lothian
About 2.8 miles away
The Edinburgh Dungeon invites you to delve into the capital 39 s most blood curdling history Live actors two hair raising rides shows and special [...]

Museums Galleries Scotland

Museum
Lothian
About 2.8 miles away
Museums Galleries Scotland is the lead body for the funding development and advocacy of over 340 museums and galleries in Scotland We are the recognised representative [...]

The Travelling Gallery, Edinburgh

Gallery
Lothian
About 2.8 miles away
The Travelling Gallery is a self contained custom built mobile art gallery It was established in 1978 by the Scottish Arts Council to provide greater opportunity for [...]

Stills Gallery

Gallery
Lothian
About 2.8 miles away
Established in 1977 as Edinburgh s specialist photographic centre STILLS is now recognised as one of Scotland s leading centres for research production [...]

National Library of Scotland

Library
Lothian
About 2.8 miles away
Scotland s largest library and the world centre for the study of Scotland and the Scots Thanks to our UK legal deposit status we are also a [...]

Edinburgh City Art Centre

Gallery
Lothian
About 2.9 miles away
The City Art Centre is now closed for essential work on upgrading the air conditioning and environmental conditions and will reopen in the summer of 2010 [...]

St Giles Cathedral

Religious site
Lothian
About 2.9 miles away
When you walk through the door of St Giles 39 Cathedral you are entering one of the most historic and romantic buildings in Scotland [...]

Water of Leith, Edinburgh

Museum
City of Edinburgh
About 2.9 miles away
Explore Edinburgh s hidden natural asset the Water of Leith visit our fantastic interactive exhibition at the Visitor Centre and discover the river s wildlife and heritage [...]

National Museum of Scotland

Museum
Midlothian
About 3 miles away
The National Museum of Scotland in the heart of Edinburgh s Old Town traces Scotland s story from fascinating fossils to popular culture [...]

National Piping Centre and Museum, Glasgow

Museum
Strathclyde
About 3 miles away
Now you can witness hundreds of years of Scottish heritage played out right before your eyes and ears at The Museum of Piping in the Piping Centre As [...]

Scottish Archaeology Month

Archaeological site
Lothian
About 3 miles away
Scottish Archaeology Month or SAM is a month long festival celebrating Scotland s unique archaeological heritage Under the co ordination of the Council for Scottish [...]

Talbot Rice Gallery

Gallery
Lothian
About 3 miles away
An outstanding centre for art and ideas the public art gallery of The University of Edinburgh Talbot Rice Gallery presents original and relevant exhibitions within a unique [...]

Nelson Monument

Landmark building
Lothian
About 3 miles away
The death of Admiral Lord Nelson at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805 was felt by many people in Britain to be more than just a public calamity [...]

Reid Concert Hall Museum of Instruments at the University of Edinburgh

Museum
City of Edinburgh
About 3 miles away
On display are 1000 items including stringed woodwind brass and percussion instruments from Britain Europe and from distant lands The instrumental history of the Orchestra [...]

Brass Rubbing Centre

Museum
Lothian
About 3 miles away
The Brass Rubbing Centre occupies Trinity Apse the only surviving fragment of the Gothic Trinity College Church founded about 1460 by Queen Mary of Gueldres [...]

Museum of Childhood

Museum
Lothian
About 3 miles away
Described as 39 the noisiest museum in the world 39 the Museum of Childhood is a favourite with adults and children alike [...]

John Knox House

Historic building
Lothian
About 3 miles away
In 1846 7 John Knox House was saved for Scotland by the Free Church and the Society of Antiquaries and established as a national memorial John [...]

The People's Story

Museum
Lothian
About 3.3 miles away
Housed in the late 16th century Canongate Tolbooth opposite Huntly House 39 The People 39 s Story 39 is a [...]

The Royal Yacht Britannia

Museum
Lothian
About 3.3 miles away
Britannia 1953 1997 For over forty years The Royal Yacht Britannia served the Royal Family travelling over one million miles to become the [...]

Menzies Campbell Dental Museum

Museum
Lothian
About 3.3 miles away
The Dental Museum incorporates the Menzies Campbell collection of dental instruments artifacts and art It is one of the largest dental collections in this country and demonstrates [...]

The Embassy, Edinburgh

Gallery
Lothian
About 3.3 miles away
The Embassy is a non profit company with charitable status We manage a permanent artist run gallery in Edinburgh that showcases the work of artists at the early [...]

Our Dynamic Earth

Environmental or ecological centre
Lothian
About 3.3 miles away
Our Dynamic Earth takes you on a journey through our planet s past present and future with interactive exhibits and impressive technology Beginning with [...]

Dalmeny House

Scotland
About 3.4 miles away
Tudor gothic revival mansion and home of the Earls of Rosebery One of the greatest treasure houses of Scotland including the pick of the Rothschild Mentmore collection [...]



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